Boston Red Sox -- Signed 1B Jack Clark (.266, 25 HRs, 62 RBI for San Diego Padres) to a 3-year, $8.7 million contract. Traded P Wes Gardner (3-7, 4.89 ERA) to the San Diego Padres for minor-league 1B-OF Steve Hendricks and P Brad Hoyer. Assigned Hendricks to Class AA New Britain and Hoyer to Class A Lynchburg.
Los Angeles Dodgers -- Signed OF Brett Butler (.309, 3 HRs, 44 RBI for San Francisco Giants) to a 3-year contract worth $10 million. Released P Ray Searage.